Camborne Tourism

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Camborne (Cornish: Kammbronn, 'Crooked Hill') is a town and civil parish in west Cornwall, England, UK. It is at the western edge of a conurbation comprising Camborne, Pool and Redruth. The population of Camborne was 14,726 in 1901 and 20,010 at the 2001 census. By 2011 the population had grown to 20,845. In the same year the population of the Camborne-Redruth urban area, which also includes Carn Brea, Illogan and several satellite villages, stood at 55,400 making it the largest conurbation in Cornwall. The following settlements are in the civil parish: Barripper, Beacon, Bolenowe, Boswyn, Carwynnen, Coombe, Croft Mitchell, Higher Condurrow, Kehelland, Killivose, Menadarva, Nancemellin, Pengegon, Penponds, Reskadinnick, Rosewarne, Roskear Croft, Stennack, Tolcarne, Treslothan, Treswithian, Treswithian Downs and Troon. The Northern edge of the parish includes a section of the South West Coast Path which includes; Hell's Mouth and Deadman's Cove. Camborne is located in what was formerly one of the richest tin mining areas in the world and was once the home to the Camborne School of Mines (see below). The School of Mines moved from the centre of Camborne to Trevenson, Pool and is now a specialist department of the University of Exeter, based at Penryn Campus.

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Facts and Stats for Camborne*

  • Pollution Statistics in Camborne

    Know the pollution level of Camborne before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Camborne: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Camborne for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Camborne.

    • Burglary and Theft 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 28.13 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 28.13 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 28.13 (Low)
    • Attacks 28.13 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.13 (Low)
  • Living in Camborne - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 70.7 (High)
    • Pollution Index 51.72 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.33 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.19 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 91.67 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.15 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 72.91 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Camborne

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Camborne

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.21 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 54.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 119.84 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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